Michael Gayst joined Momentum Pacific as a Director in early 2004 after spending 11 years with ING Investment Banking and its predecessor firm, Baring Brothers Burrows & Co.
Michael has strong M&A and valuation experience, and has acted for clients in a range of sectors including Financial Services, Retail, Chemicals, Property and Manufacturing.
Prior to joining Baring Brothers Burrows & Co., Michael qualified as a chartered accountant whilst working with Coopers & Lybrand in their Corporate Services Division, where he worked on valuation, due diligence and litigation support assignments. Michael was awarded his MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Management.
Michael retired from his full time executive role at Momentum Pacific in June 2017 but remains a senior adivsor and retains responsibility for administration of Momentum's residual private equity interests.